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  1. I ordered from MUAC when they had a nice sale....

    I ordered from MUAC when they had a nice sale. http://www.makeupartistschoice.com/catalog/Mandelic_Acid-111-1.html

    This is a very reputable company, a lot of us use it.
  2. Yeah, y'all are right - what was I thinking...

    Yeah, y'all are right - what was I thinking weekly TCA peels, I know better than that! Will try no more than 8 percent and no more frequently than every three weeks or so and see how it goes. Also,...
  3. Y'all are awesome, as usual :) Thanks so much for...

    Y'all are awesome, as usual :) Thanks so much for the birthday wishes! Next year will be the big year :) Off to work with your suggestions, at a reduced TCA, diluted 18 percent with distilled water...
  4. Litany of DIY aging successes and not-so-much successes

    So hi everyone! Haven't been on in ages, been too busy making soap!

    So here's my status:

    Have been using DIY C-serum for two years, 20 percent C, basically the recipe using...
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    thanks fawnie! i've been busy making pretty much...

    thanks fawnie! i've been busy making pretty much only soap except, of course, my laa serum which i can't live without :) i will try that! good to see you here too, and everyone else, so good to read...
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    success at last with laa serum!

    yippee! i've been making a modified version of kassy's / fawnie's / other contributors vitamin c serum for a couple of years, and it never lasted more than a couple of weeks without oxidizing.
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    hey, so sorry, hadn't looked at this thread in...

    hey, so sorry, hadn't looked at this thread in almost a week. i got mine from Eskimo Wholesale on amazon, for right about $9. it's a nifty little gadget and arrived very quickly, good seller :)
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    lemongrass can be a bit overpowering and some...

    lemongrass can be a bit overpowering and some people don't like it -- like some of my soap customers, and fawnie :) i prefer to use litsea cubeba, which is related to lemongrass but not as sharp and...
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    i find the mini-mixer works wonders...

    i find the mini-mixer works wonders https://www.skincaretalk.com/images/smilies/smile.gif
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    ok, just to be sure. you wouldn't want to use...

    ok, just to be sure. you wouldn't want to use gelmaker in your laa serum because it will mess up the ph? i've been making mine with gelmaker -- gasp -- for about a year...
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    there are oodles of pocket digital scales...

    there are oodles of pocket digital scales accurate to .1 gram on ebay or amazon. i just got a good one for about $9 https://www.skincaretalk.com/images/smilies/smile.gif
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    ah, interesting about freezing Vit C serum,...

    ah, interesting about freezing Vit C serum, didn't know you could do that. anyone else tried freezing theirs? i always seem to make more than i can use up before it oxidizes, and hate to waste it...
  13. Thread: Biocolours?

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    i emailed about samples, and they got back to me...

    i emailed about samples, and they got back to me right away. will report in when i know more...
  14. Thread: Biocolours?

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    Biocolours?

    anyone familiar with these? i'd love to get my hands on some but can't find any ordering info. not just colorants, but a range of products.

    BioOrganic Concepts | Natural ingredients for the...
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    i recently learned that loofah is a kind of gourd...

    i recently learned that loofah is a kind of gourd you can easily grow in your garden https://www.skincaretalk.com/images/smilies/smile.gif
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    they're NOT the same thing at all. Triclosan is...

    they're NOT the same thing at all. Triclosan is nasty, nasty, nasty. Tinosan is said to be all natural and effective. i have some but haven't tried it yet. i use leuicidal liquid almost exclusively...
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    anyone made tiger balm?

    i'd like to make the real thing.

    oils of cajuput, cassia, cinnamon, clove, eucalyptus, mint, wintergreen
    camphor, menthol, capsicum

    no idea what quantities or percentages.

    any ideas or...
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    so the real question is: if you want to make...

    so the real question is: if you want to make totally home-made rose water from your own roses in your garden, how do you all make your rose water? i can't remember from last time i did it, but it was...
  19. have been looking at white willow bark extract...

    have been looking at white willow bark extract and aspen bark extract too, as well as salicylic acid. leaning toward tinosan, but don't know if there are any nanotechnology health concerns associated...
  20. preservative for scrubs without parabens or formaldehyde?

    what do you recommend for sugar and salt scrubs? i don't want to use parabens.

    some options, sounds like all with pros and cons:

    leuicidal liquid
    tinosan
    optiphen
    germall plus

    what are...
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    are tinosan and triclosan the same thing? i don't...

    are tinosan and triclosan the same thing? i don't think so, but would love to know their relationship.

    trying to find a natural, or at least paraben- and formaldehyde-free preservative for salt...
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    curious as to why you would not use tinosan /...

    curious as to why you would not use tinosan / silver salts? any relationship to the possible health effects associated with silver nanoparticles? i ordered some tinosan and now may wait to use it (or...
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    if it's still clumpy after refrigerating /...

    if it's still clumpy after refrigerating / freezing you can try using one of those tiny battery-powered milk frothers. i LOVE mine, and they're only a few bucks on amazon.com
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    i can find LouAna coconut oil in the baking...

    i can find LouAna coconut oil in the baking section of almost any grocery store of any size, and also at wal-mart. it's usually near the olive oil. if you have a whole foods you can find virgin...
  25. Thread: Thanks DragoN

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    omigod, that is SO beautiful! i add my thanks,...

    omigod, that is SO beautiful! i add my thanks, dragoN, and i, for one, am so glad to see the dragon-eze back -- love all the z's https://www.skincaretalk.com/images/smilies/smile.gif
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